Managing partner of Relacionarte, Sandra Rodrigues is a lawyer and actress with an Executive Program in Arts & Culture Strategy degree from Pennsylvania State University and a specialization in Cinema & TV from ESPM - The Superior School of Advertising and Marketing (SP).
From 2008 to 2012, she acted as manager for the Luz Cultural Complex (Complexo Cultural Luz), project by Herzog & de Meuron architecture office (Basel, Switzerland), an initiative of the São Paulo State Secretariat of Culture.
In 2016, she acted as executive manager for the book publishing project Elogio ao Toque – como falar de feminismo à brasileira, by Roberta Barros, selected by the 2014 City’s Municipal Secretariat of Culture Direct Promotion competition in Rio de Janeiro. Its release was held at the Municipal Hélio Oiticica Cultural Center and included a seminar with Heloisa Buarque de Hollanda, Ana Mae Barbosa, Viviane Matesco and Simone Michelin and a performance festival.
Continuing in 2016, she was responsible for the executive management of the Diálogos sobre o Feminino project at the CCBBs in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Brasília, a pioneering project for the dissemination of gender discussions that included roundtables and performance festivals. Furthermore, she worked as project manager of Arte, Mulher e Sociedade: residência artística em maternidade pública, awarded by the 2015 City’s Municipal Secretariat of Culture Direct Promotion competition in Rio de Janeiro.
Recently, she has particularly dedicated herself to executive management, strategic planning and business model definition for cultural institutions and independent projects funded by public and private resources.